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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ001-241415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE W-NW ACROSS THE BAY OF
CAMPECHE TONIGHT THROUGH THU. A FRONTAL TROUGH OVER THE FAR
NORTHERN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A RIDGE EXTENDING FROM
OFFSHORE OF TAMPA BAY TO S TEXAS WILL DRIFT N TO THE TEXAS
COASTAL BEND TONIGHT...THEN MEANDER THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
PERIOD WITH HIGH PRESSURE INTERMITTENTLY APPEARING OVER THE NE
GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE.

$$

GMZ011-241415-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

GMZ013-241415-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-241415-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ017-241415-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ019-241415-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ021-241415-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-241415-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ025-241415-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1005 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

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